We Share Your Pride and Passion for Serving the Public and Upholding the Law

You will draw from your study of sociology, political science, psychology and more while getting hands-on experience to distinguish yourself in the diverse field of Criminal Justice. 


As a student in our criminal justice program, you will learn the theory behind criminal justice practices while customizing your degree program to suit your interests. You will also gain valuable hands-on experience and a global perspective highly valued by future employers.



Graduates from the Department of Criminal Justice are highly sought after by the government sector and can join the ranks of our accomplished alumni working in a variety of law enforcement agencies around the country. With an excellent academic program and a network of alumni in law enforcement around the country, you will be ready to pursue your own rewarding career in America’s criminal justice system.


Faculty and Staff

Our faculty and staff will help you plan your curriculum and law enforcement concentration and keep you on track throughout the program. Faculty mentors will ensure you have the individualized attention and related resources to successfully complete your degree.


Upcoming Events

26 FEB

TILTed Tech Mini-Conference: Methods for Informing Instruction

Memorial Union, UN 222 - Stouffer Lounge Tuesday, ...more

27 FEB

MDC Workshop: Customer Service in the Digital Age: First Impressions Matter 2.0

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Wednesday, F ...more

27 FEB

Nicodemus, KS: A Story of Black Migration to Western Kansas

Forsyth Library, FL South Study Area Wednesday, F ...more

28 FEB

Student Employee Sexual Harassment Prev

Memorial Union, UN 217 - Trails Room Thursday, Fe ...more